Prior to her stunning debut novel, "Fugitive Pieces," Anne Michaels had already won prizes and acclaim for her two poetry collections. "The Weight of ...Show synopsisPrior to her stunning debut novel, "Fugitive Pieces," Anne Michaels had already won prizes and acclaim for her two poetry collections. "The Weight of Oranges" and "Miner"'"s Pond" are now brought back into print in this one-volume collector's edition. Published in 1986, "The Weight of Oranges" created a sensation, garnering the kind of praise rarely accorded a first book of poems. It went on to win the Commonwealth Prize for the Americas. "Miner"'"s Pond" appeared in 1991 and received the Canadian Authors Association Award, and was shortlisted for the Governor General's Award and the Trillium Award.Hide synopsis
Description:Very Good+ 0771058780. Book store "autographed' sticker on front...Very Good+ 0771058780. Book store "autographed' sticker on front. Author signature on title page. Previous owner's name on half-title page.; 8.5 x 0.25 x 5.5 Inches; 132 pages; Signed by Author.
Description:Very Good ++ Signed by Author Trade paperback, second printing...Very Good ++ Signed by Author Trade paperback, second printing thus, 124 pages; signed by Michaels on the title page; very light traces of shelf wear, but very clean and unmarked.
Description:Very Good. Signed by Author(s) SIGNED BY ANNE MICHAELS on title...Very Good. Signed by Author(s) SIGNED BY ANNE MICHAELS on title page; Clean, tight, unmarked; very light wear to bottom back corner; otherwise absolute minimal shelfwear; appears unread; The highly acclaimed and award winnipeg poetry collections 'The Weight of Oranges' and 'Miner's Pond' are brought together in this one-volume collector's edition.
Description:Very Good. Author's First Book. 8vo. Signed by Author 123 pp....Very Good. Author's First Book. 8vo. Signed by Author 123 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed on the title page by Anne Michaels. Edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. Includes a dropped in ticket-stub from the International Festival of Authors, 1999. This combines Ms Michaels' first two collections of poetry. The poems are too numerous to list but some of the highlights are: Lake of Two Rivers; The Day of Jack Chambers; Women on a Beach; Pushed into the Dark; Words for the Body; Sublimation; Fresh Mint; Phantom Limbs; What the Light Teaches; and many more.
Description:Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by author. Inscribed by...Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Signed by author. Inscribed by author on title page. Trade paperback Glued binding. 132 p. Audience: General/trade. Book Description: McClelland & Stewart Inc., Toronto, 1997. Trade Paperback. First Edition. Fine. 1st printing of the first Canadian reprint edition of Michaels's first two books collected together in one volume: The Weight of Oranges and Miner's Pond. Inscribed by Michaels on the title page. A trade paper original in card covers.
Description:A review copy of the first combined edition of her first two...A review copy of the first combined edition of her first two books of poetry. Signed by the author. Stamped as a review copy on the title page. Fine in wrappers.
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